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04-11-2019, 15:49   #1
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Christmas build

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Built my first pc earlier this year and looking to build another.

Budget about 700.

Used mainly for gaming.

All recommendations for components appreciated
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04-11-2019, 16:31   #2
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CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor (£118.97 @ Amazon UK)
Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-K Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard (£65.74 @ CCL Computers)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory (£54.82 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Sabrent Rocket 512 GB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive (£59.99 @ Amazon UK)
Video Card: Palit GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6 GB GamingPro OC Video Card (£218.99 @ Overclockers.co.uk)
Case: RIOTORO CR1080 ATX Mid Tower Case (£38.75 @ CCL Computers)
Power Supply: SeaSonic M12II EVO 520 W 80+ Bronze Certified Fully Modular ATX Power Supply (£49.99 @ Amazon UK)
Total: £607.25
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If you can afford to, buy during Black Friday sales (around 29. November) to save/upgrade to nicer-looking case.

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meant to say it would be great to get a motherboard with built in wifi
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meant to say it would be great to get a motherboard with built in wifi
Consult the charter for how to properly submit a request for a build.
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05-11-2019, 09:40   #5
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Apologies was on my phone yesterday


1. What is your budget? [Up to €725]

2. What will be the main purpose of the computer? Gaming. COD, FIFA

3. Do you need a copy of Windows? No

4. Can you use any parts from an old computer? [No]

5. Do you need a monitor? No

5a. If yes, what size do you need.

5b. If no, what resolution is your current monitor and do you plan to upgrade in the near future?

6. Do you need any of these peripherals? No

7. Are you willing to try overclocking? [No]

8. How can you pay? [Credit Card]

9. When are you purchasing? [in next 2 weeks]

10. If you need help building it, where are you based? Waterford

Would like option for wireless be it on the motherboard or separate card. I will be building two of these if that makes a difference.
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https://www.cclonline.com/pc/gaming-...lis-gaming-pc/

Actually how does this compare?
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Worse RAM configuration (single-channel) and much worse GPU (RX 590 is only ~ 60% performance of GTX 1660 Super while using more power).
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Worse RAM configuration (single-channel) and much worse GPU (RX 590 is only ~ 60% performance of GTX 1660 Super while using more power).
Might wait for black Friday so to see if there are any bargains
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Amazon's Black Friday sale starts on the 22nd and runs to the 29th.
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Looking at this one how does it compare to the speced self build?
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